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There are 11 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda by bus, train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD

$30

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Bus via Washington, Dc  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2415 / ...

$24 - $46

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Train  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$41 - $203

Bus via Bethesda, MD  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD Tripper Bus

$27 - $50

Drive  •  3h 59m

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda 229.4 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$69 - $448

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$121 - $507

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$83 - $329

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$119 - $384

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$117 - $455

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$176 - $629

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda is to bus via Bethesda, MD which costs $27 - $50 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda is to bus which costs $30 and takes 2h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street station and arriving at Bethesda, MD. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station and Bethesda is 206 miles. The road distance is 229.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda without a car is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs $30.

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The bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD takes 2h 50m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, arrive at Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $210 and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, arrive at Bethesda, MD station.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda.
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  • Distance: 206.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

Vamoose Bus operates a bus from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $200 and the journey takes 3h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$16
Onboard-Peak
$13 - $19
Rail Peak-At station
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Vamoose Bus
Phone
+1 212-695-6766
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Economy
$30
Premium
$75
Tripper Bus
Website
tripperbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
tripperbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Regular
$27
Elite
$50
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda is 229 miles. It takes approximately 3h 59m to drive from Pennsylvania Station to Bethesda.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 801+ hotels available in Bethesda. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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